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Holiday Farm Fire

Unit Information

Willamette National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Oregon
Springfield, OR 97477

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Incident Contact

Holiday Farm Fire Information
Email: holidayfarmfireinfo@gmail.com
Phone: 541-357-9729

Highlighted Activity

10/12/2020 Holiday Farm Fire Update 10/12 (FINAL)
Springfield, Ore.  This is the last day for Oregon Department of Forestry Incident Management Team 1.  Today will be spent with the incoming Type 3 IMT shadowing and learning about the fire’s...
News - 10/12/2020

The Holiday Farm Fire is burning on the Willamette National Forest, Bureau of Land Management-NW Oregon and lands protected by the Oregon Department of Forestry-South Cascade District.  

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnknown
Date of OriginMonday September 07th, 2020 approx. 08:20 PM
LocationAlong Highway 126 west of McKenzie Bridge to Vida, Oregon
Incident CommanderJoe Hessel - ODF IMT 1
Coordinates44.172 latitude, -122.231 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel91
Size173,393 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained96%
Estimated Containment DateThursday October 29th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved

Fuel types consist of mixed conifer, shrub, and some sparse grass. The forests in the area consist of old growth timber, second-growth stands, and reprod. Live fuels are now dormant and could contribute to fire growth.

Significant Events

Minimal, smoldering, creeping

Outlook

Planned Actions

*Conduct suppression repair.

*Monitor effectiveness of suppression repair.

*Patrol all fire line.

Projected Incident Activity

Low spread risk/fire activity.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

An unsettled weather pattern remains over the region through Tuesday, maintaining cooler temperatures, high humidity, and decent chances for additional rainfall amounts. Gusty west/southwest winds will accompany another frontal system during the day Tuesday.